What is the Career ExpressWay program?
This program identifies, prepares, trains, and integrates young Canadians into meaningful, well-paying jobs in the trucking and logistics sector. A career in trucking can provide you with long-term career opportunities in an innovative field and access to specialized training opportunities that ensures Canada’s supply chain keeps moving.
- Up to $10, 000 driver training subsidy
- Up to $10,000 in wage subsidy per employee
Trucking has loads of opportunities. If you seek a rewarding career this could be the industry for you. Whether you like working with your hands, being on the open road, working in an office setting or with the latest technology there are opportunities for you within our industry.
Career Opportunities include:
Bring your unique skills and background to an industry that provides good stable careers with the opportunity to progress and advance. Trucking HR Canada works with multiple leading employers that have a variety of roles in both driving and non-driving positions that need to be filled.
Am I Eligible
Candidates must meet the following criteria:
- 30 years old, and under (inclusive) at the time of intake/selection
- Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or persons who have been granted refugee status in Canada
- Legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations
Opportunities Fund Program
The Opportunities Fund program helps persons with disabilities prepare for, obtain, and maintain employment to increase their economic participation and independence.
The Opportunities Fund program offers a range of occupations in the trucking sector that can be tailored to meet the individual needs of persons with disabilities.
The training and wage subsidy for this program is available to all persons who self-declare as someone with a disability.
Persons who are currently unemployed and living with disability(ies).
- Currently Underemployed
- Working less than an average of 20 hours per week; and
- Actively seeking employment or increased employment; and
- In receipt of a notice of imminent lay-off, or
- Must leave their current occupation due to medical reasons
- Living with a disability
- Self-identifies as having a permanent physical or mental disability.
- Legally entitled to work in Canada
Frequently Asked Questions
Our program identifies, prepares, trains and integrates young Canadians into meaningful, well-paying jobs in the trucking and logistics sector.
The wage and training subsidies provide up to 100% of the salary paid to the employer and tuition for entry-level driver training (training subsidy). There is no set length to the wage subsidy but typically they will last between 3 to 6 months.
The program has already started.
No, an individual on a work permit would not be eligible for this program.
The Career ExpressWay program is only for those up until the age of 30.
However, we invite you to get in contact with us for further opportunities if you are over the age of 30 at [email protected] Please note, for the Opportunities Fund there is no age limit.
No, participants are considered for the program upon receipt and approval of the employer application.
For more information, please email us at?[email protected]
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment and Skills Strategy Program and the Government of Canada’s Opportunity Fund Program.
No, Trucking HR Canada is not hiring. Trucking HR Canada will provide your information to over multiple employers across Canada who are looking for potential employees.
Trucking HR Canada will send your information to multiple employers across Canada who will be providing job training for potential employees.
Interested in a Career in Trucking?
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